Interface and navigation

After you install the system and navigate to the interface from your Web browser, the Dashboard appears. The Dashboard provides at-a-glance information about the status of your IT infrastructure. It is the primary window into devices and events that the system enables you to monitor.

Figure 5. Dashboard ../images/dashboard.png

The Dashboard can be customized to display a variety of information including:

  • System information resources and other Web pages, such as internal portal pages
  • Important error-level device events
  • Geographical high-level view
  • "Troubled" devices
  • Devices in a certain production state You can also create additional dashboards that can be cloned from existing dashboards and can also be restricted to certainly users or user groups.

Key Dashboard and interface areas include:

  • Navigation menu
  • User information area
  • Portlets
  • System Network Map